The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had ICT Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ICT Manager
Rank 597 558 540
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -18
Contract jobs requiring an ICT Manager 34 52 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.10% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 26
Median daily rate £350 £390 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +14.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 16 9
Median hourly rate £42.65 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.65 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+26.35% -3.57%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48408 48020 46900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.98% 94.73% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31915 29666 29143
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1365 1919 1953
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

ICT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured ICT Manager in the job title.

ICT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

ICT Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ICT Manager across the England region.

ICT Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

ICT Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ICT Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

ICT Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

ICT Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ICT Manager across the England region.

ICT Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

ICT Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ICT Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West -9 11 £400 -13.97%
London -19 10 £350 -17.15%
South East -5 7 £395 -16.84% 2
East of England +10 2 £350 - 1
West Midlands -13 2 £363 +11.53%
Yorkshire -2 1 - -
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ICT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, ICT Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring ICT Manager in the job title.

1 29 (35.80%) ITIL
1 29 (35.80%) PRINCE2
2 21 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (23.46%) Project Management
4 17 (20.99%) CRM
5 16 (19.75%) Incident Management
6 15 (18.52%) Local Government
6 15 (18.52%) Service Management
7 14 (17.28%) SLA
8 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
9 12 (14.81%) SC Cleared
9 12 (14.81%) Ticket Management
9 12 (14.81%) Front Office
9 12 (14.81%) Billing
10 11 (13.58%) Service Delivery
11 9 (11.11%) Change Management
11 9 (11.11%) Project Planning
11 9 (11.11%) Migration
12 8 (9.88%) Data Centre
13 7 (8.64%) Finance
13 7 (8.64%) Degree
14 6 (7.41%) Supplier Management
14 6 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (7.41%) Information Security
14 6 (7.41%) Business Continuity
14 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (7.41%) Translating Business Requirements
15 5 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 5 (6.17%) CLAS
15 5 (6.17%) ITIL Certification

ICT Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Office
1 2 (2.47%) MS Project
2 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) Firewall
1 4 (4.94%) VoIP
1 4 (4.94%) WAN
2 3 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (3.70%) Network Security
2 3 (3.70%) VPN
3 2 (2.47%) SDH
3 2 (2.47%) SSL
3 2 (2.47%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.23%) LAN
4 1 (1.23%) MPLS
4 1 (1.23%) Packet Switching
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MSI
1 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (18.52%) Local Government
2 12 (14.81%) Billing
2 12 (14.81%) Front Office
3 7 (8.64%) Finance
4 4 (4.94%) Legal
5 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.23%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) Web Services
2 1 (1.23%) .NET
2 1 (1.23%) CGI
2 1 (1.23%) CSS
2 1 (1.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.47%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.47%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (2.47%) Life Science
3 2 (2.47%) PKI
4 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) BYOD
4 1 (1.23%) CESG
4 1 (1.23%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.80%) ITIL
1 29 (35.80%) PRINCE2
2 21 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (23.46%) Project Management
4 17 (20.99%) CRM
5 16 (19.75%) Incident Management
6 15 (18.52%) Service Management
7 12 (14.81%) Ticket Management
8 11 (13.58%) Service Delivery
9 9 (11.11%) Change Management
9 9 (11.11%) Migration
9 9 (11.11%) Project Planning
10 6 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (7.41%) Business Continuity
10 6 (7.41%) Information Security
10 6 (7.41%) Supplier Management
10 6 (7.41%) Translating Business Requirements
11 4 (4.94%) Information Assurance
12 3 (3.70%) Release Management
12 3 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.23%) C#
1 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.23%) SQL
1 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
2 12 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.64%) Degree
4 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (6.17%) CLAS
5 5 (6.17%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (6.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (4.94%) CISSP
7 2 (2.47%) CCENT
7 2 (2.47%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (2.47%) CISM
7 2 (2.47%) CISMP
7 2 (2.47%) CITP
7 2 (2.47%) DBS Check
7 2 (2.47%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.47%) MBCS
7 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.23%) APMP
8 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.28%) SLA
2 5 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.70%) QA
4 2 (2.47%) GMP
4 2 (2.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (2.47%) RMADS
5 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (2.47%) SmoothWall
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 5 (6.17%) Citrix
2 4 (4.94%) Cisco
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.47%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.47%) Clearswift
3 2 (2.47%) Kaspersky
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle
4 1 (1.23%) AppSense
4 1 (1.23%) Dell
4 1 (1.23%) HP
4 1 (1.23%) VMware
4 1 (1.23%) Wyse